7:00 PM Oct 2, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) New bicycle patrolman Matt Dedman showcases af patrol bike. Jeff Scott joins Dedman as the new part-time bike patrolmen.
The Lebanon Police Department recently expanded its bicycle patrol with the addition of two men to patrol local neighborhoods and business areas.
5:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) The Lebanon Square is expected to be filled with scarecrows of all shapes and sizes soon.
The Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce’s Community Tourism Division invites local businesses, civic groups and families to participate in the first Scarecrow Stroll.
4:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
Dr. Donald Cole
Dr. Donald Cole recently underwent a successful surgery for a previously undetected colon cancer.
2:00 PM Oct 1, 2014
The 12th annual Low Country Boil will be Saturday at the “top of the hill” in Southfork Subdivision at 2212 Cartel Drive in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Sep 24, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead, Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce President Sue Vanatta, Councilors Rob Cesternino and Fred Burton along with representatives from the Tennessee Department of Transportation and other locals celebrated the groundbreaking of the Lebanon Square renovation project Tuesday.
The renovation of the Lebanon Square got its official start Tuesday as local and state officials held a groundbreaking ceremony.
7:00 PM Sep 17, 2014
(Xavier Smith • Lebanon Democrat) Country star Lorrie Morgan holds Elvis, who is currently at New Leash on Life in Lebanon. Morgan recently partnered with the organization.
Country star Lorrie Morgan toured the New Leash on Life Pet Adoption Center on Tuesday morning and announced a partnership with the animal shelter.
7:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
Memphis came to Lebanon on Saturday, and looks to return every year into the future.
8:00 AM Sep 12, 2014
Editor’s Note: The following is a story in an ongoing series that takes an up-close look at the proposed 1/2-cent sales tax increase on the ballot currently in Lebanon.
7:00 PM Sep 11, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Employees at Amazon’s Lebanon fulfillment center sign up their children to be recipients in the Books from Birth program Wednesday during a stop on the Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation bus tour.
The Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation bus tour rolled into Lebanon on Monday for a stop at the Amazon fulfillment center.
11:00 AM Sep 10, 2014
(Kimberly Jordan • Lebanon Democrat) Director Liz Reese and assistant Melanie Johnson look out the windows in the dining area of the expansion at Brooks House.
Shelter’s director Liz Reese issues challenge to donors to help eliminate debt
7:00 PM Sep 9, 2014
(Bonnie Bucy • Lebanon Democrat) Blake Rayne, who played dual roles as Ryan Wade and Drexel Hemsley, stands in the lobby of the Roxy Theater before the premiere of ‘The Identical.’
Film’s inspirer, moviemakers, stars on hand to meet, greet fans
12:00 PM Sep 9, 2014
Bob and Peggy Evans
Bob Evans, founder and executive director of Joseph’s Storehouse, is recovering after a recent heart attack, according to his wife.
1:00 PM Sep 4, 2014
The Lebanon Police Department will offer its Citizen’s Police Academy, beginning in September.
12:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
(Submitted to The Democrat) Pictured (from left) are Sherry’s Run board member Gary Whitaker; Sherry’s Run board member Scott Jasper; Sherry’s Run sponsorship co-chair Candy Partee; Sherry’s Run board member Jane Hay; and Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead during a check presentation from the Whip Crackin’ Rodeo to Sherry’s Run.
For the fifth year in a row, the Whip Crackin’ Rodeo made a significant impact on Sherry’s Run patients battling cancer.
4:00 PM Aug 13, 2014
Pictured (back row, from left) are Cindy Warman, Shelly Lanius, Susan Partyka, Dedmon, Billie Mercer, Janie Broadhead, Shelby Davenport, Judy Pierce, Drysdale Wheaton, (front row, from left) Anita Woolard, Terri McDonough, Debbie Walker and Karla Davenport.
The Lebanon Sugar Plum Girls pose with Lebanon police Officer Matt Dedman after their self-defense class Saturday.